Frankie, a Very Special Kitty

Frankie (Frankenstein) is a a special boy. He is around 5 years old. This boy loves frank2attention. He got a lion cut, since his fur was matted. Frankie has FIV, Feline Immunodeficiency Virus. This virus cannot be passed to humans. It does mean Frankie should be the only cat and an indoor cat.

Frankie is at the McDonough County Animal Shelter. Frankie needs a home by June 6th. Please consider adopting this speciaFrank1l boy. For more information about FIV, visit Best Friends

Wine Whiskers and Whimsy

The 4th annual Wine, Whiskers, and Whimsy event will take place Saturday, June 11, 2016 at the Wine Sellers in Taylor’s Hall from 5-7 p.m.

Live music by the Jim Betts Trio, along with a glass of wine (or other beverage) and hors d’oeuvres in addition to the Silent Auction!   In the past, some of the items donated included Sports Memorabilia, iPods, Culinary Cookware, Jewelry, and Gift Certificates from area businesses.  These are just a few of the items area businesses are donating to help the HSMC raise money for its programs.  If you attended any Whimsy event, you have a good idea of the great items that have been donated!

Tickets are $25/person and can be purchased

  • at the Macomb Area Chamber of Commerce
  • from Bonnie Skripps, HSMC President (309-313-2932)
  • from the Wine Sellers on Thursday, May 26 from 5-7 p.m.

Naudia Needs a Home

SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURESSweet Naudia is around a year old. She enjoys attention and gets along well with children. This lovely tortie girl needs a home by May 11th. She is available from the McDonough County Animal Shelter.

Hello, Clarice!

ClariceClarice is around 10 months old. This black cat with a spot of white is a delight. She can cuddle as well as zoom at the speed of sound. She needs a home or foster home by April 28th. She is at the McDonough County Animal Shelter.

After you welcome Clarice to your home, you might want to enjoy some liver, fava beans and a nice chianti!

Five Cats Need Homes Now!

RueThese five lovely ladies need permanent homes or foster homes by April 25th. We have a bevy of calico/tortie girls.

Rue is the only non-calico girl. She is a sweet orange tabby. Rue will purr at the drop of a hat. She around a year old with plenty of love to give.


Katniss is also around a year old. She is a lovely darker tortie girl.


PrimroseJunePrimose is a gorgeous tortie girl who is around a year old. She loves to frolic and receive attention.






June has come out of shell. Found as a stray, she was quite timid. She now enjoys playing through the cage with the cats around her. Check out her beautiful markings! She can be aloof and a bit temperamental at times.


April was also brought in as a stray. She is a beautiful calico girl. She has so much to give to a new family.

Please check out these beauties at the McDonough County Animal Shelter. If you are interested in becoming a foster family, please contact the Humane Society of McDonough County.




Spanky Lost in Macomb

Spanky was last seen in the 500 Block of West Pierce Street as of April 6th morning. He is Black and White, long-haired and is micro-chipped but has no collar. He is a shy cat but friendly. Any help is welcome. Fee will be paid to the person returning the cat alive and well.

Call 217-516-2022 or 217-799-34433


Thursday Spotlight

Dice and Eightball are littermates. They are almost a year old. Dice is a handsome long-haired male and Eightball is a short-haired boy. They are both neutered. Their markings are wonderful as are there temperaments. Check them out this Saturday at Macomb City Hall from Noon to 2 p.m.Dice


Wednesday Spotlight

Today we feature Becky and Gianna.

BeckyBecky is a friendly tabby girl. She enjoys warming laps and receiving attention. She’s a lovely girl.

Gianna is a beautiful silvery cat. Around a year old, Gianna has plenty of life and love to give. Gianna is good with children and other cats.Gianna content

Both girls are spayed and their adoption fee is $25 each. Come see them this Saturday at Macomb City Hall from Noon to 2 p.m.

Tuesday Spotlight

Today’s spotlight features two gorgeous girls.

FrecklesFreckles is a beautiful calico cat. She is around 2 years old. Freckles enjoys attention and loves to play.






lkjYZBonnie is a special needs senior. This blue-eyed beauty has a sensitive stomach, requiring a special diet and she currently takes medication for it. She loves to be petted and will purr non-stop.

Stop by Macomb City Hall this Saturday from Noon to 2 p.m. to check out these fine ladies!

Foster Cat Spotlight

This week we will spotlight the foster cats available for adoption at Saturday’s Foster Cat Showcase.

Midnight with Indigo in back copy (1) Indigo getting cuddled copy (1)Midnight and Indigo are littermates who have lived their entire lives together. To continue their bonding, these two almost year old kittens are available for the price of one. Their love for one another is truly beautiful to watch. They also love to play.

Chestnut is a laid-back, lap cat. He’s around 2-3 years old. Chestnut loves some lovin’. I’m sure he moves, but he’s most comfortable in a lap.Chestnut number one lap cat